Predisposing conditions for retrograde peri-implantitis, and treatment suggestions.

@article{Quirynen2005PredisposingCF,
  title={Predisposing conditions for retrograde peri-implantitis, and treatment suggestions.},
  author={Marc Quirynen and Roel Vogels and Ghada Alsaadi and Ignace Naert and Reinhilde Jacobs and Daniel van Steenberghe},
  journal={Clinical oral implants research},
  year={2005},
  volume={16 5},
  pages={599-608}
}
BACKGROUND Recent case reports introduced the term retrograde peri-implantitis as a lesion (radiolucency) around the most apical part of an osseointegrated implant. It develops within the first months after insertion. This retrospective study aimed to find predisposing conditions for such peri-apical lesions and to evaluate treatment strategies. METHODS… CONTINUE READING